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ORD FAMILY PAPERS: PART 2
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Box: 4 Fold: 5 E.O.C. Ord II
1884

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1884 received by Edward Otho Cresap Ord II. Correspondents include War Department Ordnance Office regarding return of ordnance stores and War Department Quartermaster General's Office regarding expenses. Includes letter (copy) dated 4/16/1884 from Ord to the Commanding Officer of Troop M. 8th Cavalry regarding an order about boots and leggings; sent from Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.

Box: 4 Fold: 6 E.O.C. Ord II
1885

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1885 to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II. Correspondents include U.S. Treasury Department Third Auditors Office, U.S. House of Representatives member William S. Rosecrans (Autograph Letter Signed 1/26/1885 re: applications, with kind words for E.O.C. Ord I), and U.S. War Department (re: orders and expenses). Also, 1 Autograph Letter from Ord II to Assistant Adjutant General, Headquarters, Department of the Missouri, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas re: pay; sent from Fort Elliott, Texas.

Box: 4 Fold: 7 E.O.C. Ord II
1886

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1886 to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II. Correspondents include War Department Ordnance Office, Fort Elliott [Texas], Headquarters of the Missouri [Fort Leavenworth, Kansas], and James T. Ord (Autograph Letter Signed 12/8/1886).

Box: 4 Fold: 8 E.O.C. Ord II
1887

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed (torn in half, but complete and otherwise in good condition) dated 4/12/1887 from Charles M. Schwarzmaier to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, mostly regarding family and mutual acquaintances; sent from Fort Custer, Montana Territory to Fort Lewis, Colorado. Also, 1 Partly Printed Document: Ord's Sharpshooters Certificate for 1887. And, 1 Typed Letter Signed dated 12/23/1887 from F. R. Brown, Government Contractor and Wholesale Grain Dealer; sent from San Antonio, Texas to McElmo, Utah.

Box: 4 Fold: 9 E.O.C. Ord II
1888

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1888 to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, mostly regarding expenses. Correspondents include E.J. Denning & Co. in Ft. Lewis, Colorado; Thomas H. Norton & Co. Bankers in Wheeling, West Virginia; and Real Estate Broker F.L. Payson in Cortez, Arizona.

Box: 4 Fold: 10 E.O.C. Ord II
1889?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 2/25/1889 from Bebe & Taylor Land Agents in San Francisco, California, to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, regarding land. Also, 1 Printed Item: application of Ord to Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States.

Box: 4 Fold: 12 E.O.C. Ord II
1890

DESCRIPTION: Military papers dated 1890 of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II. 1 Autograph Document: Monthly Return of 2/1890. 1 Autograph Document: Request 4/17/1890 Benicia Barracks, California. 1 Partly Printed Document: Ord's Sharpshooter's Certificate 9/15/1890 Headquarters Department of Dakota.

Box: 4 Fold: 13 E.O.C. Ord II
1891

DESCRIPTION: Military papers dated 1891 of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II. Includes Document Signed by E. C. Brooks appointing Ord Acting Signal Corps Officer (1/13/1891), 3 Documents Signed by J. A. Gaston ordering Ord to supply personnel to escort wagon trains (1/14/1891, 1/23/1891, & 1/16/1891), and 1 Autograph Letter dated 7/23/1891 to Ord, concerning family history, especially military service by family members; sent from Washington, D.C.

Box: 4 Fold: 14 E.O.C. Ord II
1892

DESCRIPTION: Military papers dated 1892 of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II: 1 Partly Printed Document: Ord's Sharpshooter's Certificate for 1892, 1 Partly Printed Document: "Invoice of Subsistence Stores Transferred at Minneapolis, Minn.," and Account Book of Ord's (1891-1892).

Box: 4 Fold: 15 E.O.C. Ord II
1893

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1893 of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II. Of note: Autograph Letter Signed (copy, badly faded) from Ord to Frank Thompson in Eureka, California. Includes Autograph Document: List of Dances for Thanksgiving Holiday at Fort Yates, North Dakota.

Box: 4 Fold: 16 E.O.C. Ord II
1894

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1894 to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II. Those writing to Ord include S. Huie, sent to Ord in Searcy, Arkansas. Also includes 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 9/6/1894 from Ord to his sister Lucy Maude (Ord) Mason, regarding family matters; sent from Searcy to Ft. Sam Houston, Texas. And, 1 Autograph Letter dated 9/7/1894 from Ord to Julius Garesche Ord, regarding a family matter.

Box: 4 Fold: 17 E.O.C. Ord II
1895

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1895 of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II. Those writing to Ord in Searcy, Arkansas include S. B. Burton, Architect and Engineer in Monterrey, Mexico, regarding land with reference to Geronimo Trevino; and U.S. Treasury Department Office of the Second Auditor. Also, 1 letter written by Ord: Autograph Letter Signed dated 12/16/1895 to General Thomas M. Vincncentt, requesting duty in Texas.

Box: 4 Fold: 18 E.O.C. Ord II
1896

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence (most in English, some in shorthand) dated 1896 of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II. Correspondents writing to Ord: U.S. War Department Quartermaster General's Office and U.S. War Department Adjutant General's Office re: promotion. Individuals receiving letters from Ord include the following: Commanding Officer Company B 22nd U.S. Infantry Fort Harrison [Montana] (1/12/1896 copy, Searcy, Arkansas) and Ben E. Goodin re: "U.S. v. Ben E. Goodin."

Box: 4 Fold: 19 E.O.C. Ord II
1897

DESCRIPTION: Military papers dated 1897 of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II. Includes Typed Letter: "Copy of an endorsement upon communication from 1st Lieutenant E.O.C. Ord, 22nd Infantry, dated January 12, 1897, concerning his arrest on that day;" Partly Printed Document: "War Department, Signal Corps, U.S.A., Report of Instruction and Practice in Military Signaling at Fort Crook Neb. in the Department of the Platte during the month of June, 1897;" Ledger: "Return of Signal Corps Property . . . to June 30, 1897" Signed by Ord, Fort Crook, Nebraska; Partly Printed Document: Account, Fort Crook; Inventory and Inspection Report: Fort Crook; and other receipts.

Box: 4 Fold: 20 E.O.C. Ord II
1897

DESCRIPTION: Military Signal Corps papers dated 1897 of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II: 3 Invoices for Signal Equipment and Stores, including field glasses and other supplies, at Fort Crook, Nebraska; and 2 Typed Letters from U.S. War Department Signal Office regarding return of Signal Corps Property.

Box: 4 Fold: 21 E.O.C. Ord II
1/1898 - 3/1898

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1/1898 - 3/1898 to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II. Correspondents writing to Ord include Nebraska National Bank (Omaha), Home Study Publications (Scranton, PA), and U.S. War Department (Benicia Barracks, California re: field glasses and compass), U.S. War Department Signal Corps re: supplies.

Box: 4 Fold: 22 E.O.C. Ord II
4/1898

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1898 to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, regarding U.S. War Department Signal Corps supplies received at Fort Crook, Nebraska.

Box: 4 Fold: 23 E.O.C. Ord II
6/2/1898

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Document: Receipt of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II for spare parts - rifle. Tampa, Florida 6/2/1898.

Box: 4 Fold: 24 E.O.C. Ord II
1898 - 1901

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1898-1901 regarding Edward Otho Cresap Ord, particularly the field glass he took with him during the battle at El Caney in Cuba on July 1, 1898 during the Battle of Santiago during the Spanish-American War.

Box: 4 Fold: 25 E.O.C. Ord II
7/1/1898

DESCRIPTION: 1 Printed Map: "Map of Operations of 12th U.S. Infantry at Caney, Cuba, July 1, 1898." By Willis Uline, 1st Lieutenant, 12th Infantry.

Box: 4 Fold: 26 E.O.C. Ord II
1898

DESCRIPTION: 1 Typed Manuscript detailing why and how the U.S. could liberate Cuba from Spanish control. Presumably written in 1898. Author unidentified other than note: "Address me through the 'Sunday' personals in the N.Y. Herald." 5 pages long.

Box: 4 Fold: 27 E.O.C. Ord II
7/1898 - 9/1898

DESCRIPTION: 1 Telegram dated 7/22/1898 regarding funds. Also, 1 Partly Printed Document: Abstract of Expenditures. . . . 22nd U.S. Inf. . . Capt. E.O.C. Ord. . . . Quarters ended 9/30/1898."

Box: 4 Fold: 28 E.O.C. Ord II
12/31/1898

DESCRIPTION: 1 Partly Printed Document: "Return of Signal Corps Property from December 31, 1898 . . . by 1st Lieut. E.O.C. Ord, 22nd U.S. Infantry stationed at Fort Crook, Neb."

Box: 4 Fold: 29 E.O.C. Ord II
1898

DESCRIPTION: 1 Partly Printed Item: Return of Signal Corps Property From June 30, 1898 to December 31, 1898 by 1st Lieut. E.O.C. Ord, 22nd U.S. Infantry Stationed at Fort Crook Neb."

Box: 4 Fold: 30 E.O.C. Ord II
1899

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence and military papers dated 1899 of Edward Otho Cresap Ord. Includes correspondence to and from Ord at Fort Crook, Nebraska regarding Signal Corps property, particularly field glass and compass. Other documents include Typed Letter to Ord from Office of the Chief of Ordnance of the United States Army regarding stores, 1 Partly Printed Report: "Report of Armament Mounted on Serviceable Carriages and Platforms and of Ammunition at Benicia Bks. Cal. For the Month ending Sept. 30th 1899," 2 Typed Letters Signed (10/10/1899 and 10/12/1899) from Headquarters Department of California (San Francisco) to Ord, Commanding Officer at Benicia Barracks, regarding an issue with Dr. Cook on the base, and 1 Partly Printed Document: "Report of Troops, Civilian Employees, Means of Transportation, Rations, Arms, and Ammunition on Hand at Benicia Barracks, Cala. During the month of November 1899."

Box: 4 Fold: 31 E.O.C. Ord II
1890s

DESCRIPTION: Blank forms for return of U.S. Signal Corps Property and Ordnance Department Abstract of Expenditures, dated 1890s. Also, 1 Autograph Letter dated 1890s from Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, regarding family matters; sent from Office of Commandant of Cadets, Searcy College, Searcy, Arkansas.

Box: 5 Fold: 1 E.O.C. Ord II
1901 - 1923

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Document Signed by Edward Otho Cresap Ord II: "Last Will and Testament of Edward O.C. Ord [II]," U.S. Army, Benicia, California, dated 3/28/1901. Also, 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 2/22/1923 from Edward

Otho Cresap Ord II to his daughter Ellen Frances Ord.

Box: 5 Fold: 2 E.O.C. Ord II
1901

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence and military papers dated 1901 of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, documenting his time at Benicia Barracks in California. Includes invoices for stores and ordnance vouchers.

Box: 5 Fold: 3 E.O.C. Ord II
1901

DESCRIPTION: Account Book of Edward Otho Cresap II dated 1901. Mostly canceled checks.

Box: 5 Fold: 4 E.O.C. Ord II
1902

DESCRIPTION: Partly Printed Documents: "Quarterly Return of Ordnance and Ordnance Stores Received, Issued, and Remaining on Hand in Co. 'L' 22 Regiment Infantry Commanded by Capt. E.O.C. Ord . . . During the past Quarter ending June 30 - 1902," Ordnance Department Abstract of Expenditures, "Single Sheet Return of Signal Corps Property from June 30th, 1902 To December 31st, 1902 by Capt. E.O.C. Ord, 27th Infantry, Stationed at Manila, P[hilippine]. I[slands]."

Box: 5 Fold: 5 E.O.C. Ord II
1903

DESCRIPTION: 1 Typed Letter dated 5/21/1903 from U.S. War Department Signal Office to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, 27th Infantry, Malabang, Mindanao, Philippine Islands, regarding return of Signal Corps property (with attached letter dated 1/9/1899). Also, 1 Typed Letter dated 11/25/1903 from U.S. War Department Office of the Chief of Staff to Ord, requesting information about paintings of Edward Otho Cresap Ord I.

Box: 5 Fold: 6 E.O.C. Ord II
1906

DESCRIPTION: Typed Letter Signed dated 5/3/1906 from Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, Captain, U.S. Army, Retired, and Military Aid to the Mayor, to The Military Secretary, Headquarters 20th Infantry U.S. Infantry, Portsmouth Square, S.F., requesting that M. Spiro be permitted to enter his premises, formerly a jewelry store, to remove property among the ruins of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Ord was in charge of the military response to the earthquake. Also, 2 Letters dated 1906 from the Revolver Club to Ord.

Box: 5 Fold: 7 E.O.C. Ord II
1907

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1907 sent to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II. Of note: request for a portrait of Edward Otho Cresap Ord I for a series of articles on Indian warfare in "Pacific Monthly." Also of note: 1 Typed Letter Signed dated 11/15/1907 from Oswald Garrison Villard of the New York "Evening Post," inquiring whether the papers of Edward Otho Cresap Ord I contain anything related to John Brown's Harper's Ferry Raid; on back of letter is Autograph Note Signed by Ord II indicating he has never seen references to Brown among his father's papers.

Box: 5 Fold: 8 E.O.C. Ord II
1908

DESCRIPTION: 1 Typed Letter dated 7/3/1908 regarding a deposit book with reference to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II. Also, 1 Typed Letter Signed dated 7/23/1908 Ord to E. J. LeBreton, Receiver, California State Deposit & Trust Company, San Francisco, regarding a deposit book; sent from San Francisco.

Box: 5 Fold: 9 E.O.C. Ord II
1909

DESCRIPTION: 1 Typed Letter Signed dated 1/12/1909 (with enclosure) from John G. Haas, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, Berkeley, California, regarding a statement for the purchase of clothes. Also, 1 Typed Letter Signed dated 3/13/1909 from C. A. Murdock & Co., Printers and Publishers, San Francisco, to Ord, regarding announcements and booklets.

Box: 5 Fold: 10 E.O.C. Ord II
1910

DESCRIPTION: Receipts dated 1910 of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II: Goldberg Bros. Co, Outfitters, Phoenix, Arizona; the Gabapai Club, Prescott, Arizona; Consolidated Bus & Transfer Co., Phoenix; Charles Donofrio, General House Furnishings, Phoenix.

Box: 5 Fold: 11 E.O.C. Ord II
1909 - 1910

DESCRIPTION: 2 Autograph Letters Signed dated 1909-1910 from Ellen Frances Ord to her father Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, mostly personal. Sent from Berkeley, California.

Box: 5 Fold: 12 E.O.C. Ord II
1911

DESCRIPTION: Receipts dated 1911 of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II. Also, 1 Printed Item: "62D Congress, 1st Session. H. R. 13054. A Bill To Authorize the President to appoint Captain Edward O. C. Ord to the grade of major in the United States Army and place him on the retired list. By Mr. [James Donald] Cameron. July 28. 1911.--Referred to the Committee on Military Affairs and ordered to be printed." And, 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 10/31/1911 from Edward Otho Cresap Ord II to Rose V. Ord, concerning the Ord estate; sent from Los Angeles.

Box: 5 Fold: 13 Ellen F. Ord to E.O.C. Ord II
1911

DESCRIPTION: 6 Autograph Letters Signed dated 1911 from Ellen Frances Ord to her father Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, mostly personal. Sent from Berkeley, California.

Box: 5 Fold: 14 E.O.C. Ord II
1912

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1912 to Edward Otho Cresap II. Of note: letters regarding Ord's nephew Geronimo Trevino y Ord (3/3/1912, 3/15/1912, and 11/1/1912) and correspondence from M.E. Leverich & Company (land agents in Phoenix, Arizona 4/17/1912), Arizona Seed Company (Phoenix 4/26/1912), Collings Vehicle & Harness Co., Automobiles, Wholesale and Retail (Phoenix 9/1/1912), the "Arizona Republican" (Phoenix 9/1/1912), and Phoenix Hardware Company (1912).

Box: 5 Fold: 15 Ellen F. Ord to E.O.C. Ord II
1912

DESCRIPTION: 4 Autograph Letters Signed dated 1912 from Ellen Frances Ord to her father Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, mostly personal. Sent from Berkeley, California.

Box: 5 Fold: 16 E.O.C. Ord II
1913

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1913 sent to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II. Of note: 2 Typed Letters Signed (5/10/1913 and 10/10/1913) and 1 Telegram (11/4/1913) from Geronimo Trevino to Ord, regarding Geronimo Trevino y Ord and expenses.

Box: 5 Fold: 17 Ellen F. Ord to E.O.C. Ord II
12/19/1913

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 12/19/1913 from Ellen Frances Ord to her father Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, mostly personal. Sent from Academy of the Sacred Heart, Albany, New York.

Box: 5 Fold: 18 E.O.C. Ord II
1914

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 2/7/1914 from Edward Otho Cresap Ord II to his sister Lucy Maude (Ord) Mason, regarding the estate of Edward Otho Cresap Ord I and family matters; sent from Florence, Arizona to Texas City. Also, 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 2/21/1914 from E.O.C. Ord II to J. F. Riley, Attorney at Law in San Francisco, regarding the estate of E.O.C. Ord I, with reference to sale of table on which Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant signed the surrender document at Appomattox.

Box: 5 Fold: 19 Ellen F. Ord to E.O.C. Ord II
1914

DESCRIPTION: 5 Autograph Letters Signed dated 1914 from Ellen Frances Ord to her father Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, mostly personal. Sent from Academy of the Sacred Heart, Albany, New York to Florence, Arizona.

Box: 5 Fold: 20 E.O.C. Ord II
1914

DESCRIPTION: Receipts and correspondence dated 1914 sent to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II.

Box: 5 Fold: 21 E.O.C. Ord II
1915

DESCRIPTION: Receipts dated 1915 received by Edward Otho Cresap Ord II.

Box: 5 Fold: 22 E.O.C. Ord II
1916

DESCRIPTION: 1 Typed Letter (in Spanish) dated 3/5/1916 from "Testamentaria del Gral. [Geronimo] Trevino" to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II; sent from Monterrey, Mexico to Florence, Arizona. Also, 1 Telegram dated 6/5/1916 from Ord to attorneys Terrell, Walthall & Terrell in San Antonio, Texas.

Box: 5 Fold: 23 E.O.C. Ord II
11/2/1919

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 11/2/1919 from J. D. Hoover, Corporal Co. D. 3rd Inf., Del Rio Texas, to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, thanking him for a gift and mentioning guarding a bridge; sent from Pecos High Bridge.

Box: 5 Fold: 24 E.O.C. Ord II
1910s

DESCRIPTION: 1 Postcard sent to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II with image: "Showing the Lift Span of the New P.E.S.E. Bridge at Salem, Oregon;" postmarked 3/23/191?; image chipped. Also, 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 11/4/191? from William E. Zeague to Ord, regarding freight; sent from the Florence Hotel, Florence, Arizona.

Box: 5 Fold: 25 Ellen F. Ord to E.O.C. Ord II
1910s

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1910s from Ellen Frances Ord to her father Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, mostly personal.

Box: 5 Fold: 26 E.O.C. Ord II
9/13/1920

DESCRIPTION: 1 Typed Letter Signed dated 9/13/1920 from Charles P. Gale to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, regarding property; sent from Chico, California to Magalia, Butte County, California.

Box: 5 Fold: 27 E.O.C. Ord II
1922

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 4/17/1922 from Edward Otho Cresap Ord II to an attorney, concerning finances; sent from Berkeley, California to Oakland, California. Also, 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 12/31/1922 from Ord to one of his children containing a sketch in pen by Ord of a valley scene.

Box: 5 Fold: 28 E.O.C. Ord II
1923

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1923 regarding the death of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II. Includes Legal Document dated 1923 regarding Cresenta Land.

Box: 5 Fold: 29 E.O.C. Ord II - Shorthand
undated

DESCRIPTION: Undated documents written in shorthand by Edward Otho Cresap Ord II (1858-1923).

Box: 5 Fold: 30 E.O.C. Ord II
1858 - 1923

DESCRIPTION: Undated miscellaneous documents and receipts among the personal papers of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II (1858-1923).

Box: 6 Fold: 1 E.O.C. Ord II - Patents
1891

DESCRIPTION: 1 Typed Letter Signed dated 4/3/1891 from C. E. Mitchell, Commissioner of Patents, Department of the Interior, United States Patent Office, Washington, D.C., to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, acknowledging receipt of Ord's improvement in front sights in small arms. Also, 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 4/8/1891 from American Patent-Agency, Cincinnati, Ohio, to Ord, regarding a patent case.

Box: 6 Fold: 2 E.O.C. Ord II - Patents
1892

DESCRIPTION: 1 Typed Letter dated 4/18/1892 from Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, regarding the Post Exchange fund at Fort Keogh, Montana. Also, 1 Typed Letter from Ord to the National Typewrite Company, regarding a check. Both documents contain drawings on the back for improvements to rifle sights, presumably made by Ord.

Box: 6 Fold: 3 E.O.C. Ord II - Patents
1893

DESCRIPTION: 6 Typed Letters (5 Signed) dated 1893 from Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, regarding patenting a front sight for pistols and a range finder; sent from Fort Keogh, Montana; many documents badly faded. Also, 1 brief Typed Letter Signed dated 7/18/1893 from the Wilkinson Company of Chicago to Ord, regarding a manufacturing proposal.

Box: 6 Fold: 4 E.O.C. Ord II - Patents
1890s - 1922

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence and documents circa 1890-1922 of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II (1858-1923), regarding various patents by Ord, particularly a sight for firearms. Of note: Autograph Manuscript: "Extract from Article on Micrometers in Johnson's Encyclopedia, New York, 1877. Vol. III [includes printed diagram on verso];" drawings by Ord of some of his inventions; and Typed Manuscript regarding a sketching device [includes drawings].

Box: 6 Fold: 5 E.O.C. Ord II - Patents
1891 - 1892

DESCRIPTION: Printed materials, manuscript materials, and original drawings relating to Edward Otho Cresap Ord's patents for firearms. Of note: Printed Item: "United States Patent Office. Edward O. C. Ord, of the United States Army. front Sight in Small Arms. Specification forming part of Letters Patent No. 472,069, dated April 5, 1892. Application filed April 3, 1891. Serial No. 387,824; Printed Item: Ord and John A. Kress, U.S. Army: "Range-Finder for Rifles" sent to Geronimo Trevino; and Ord's drawings for firearms improvements.

Box: 6 Fold: 6 E.O.C. Ord II - Patents
1890s?

DESCRIPTION: Printed materials and manuscript materials circa 1890s regarding patents for gold pans invented by Edward Otho Cresap Ord II (1858-1923).

Box: 6 Fold: 7 E.O.C. Ord II - Patents
1883

DESCRIPTION: Documents and original drawings regarding Edward Otho Cresap Ord II's invention of "Artists and Amateurs Lead Pencil Sketching Scale. Pencil holder and distance meter." Dated 1883.

Box: 6 Fold: 8 E.O.C. Ord II - Patents
undated

DESCRIPTION: 1 Undated drawing by Edward Otho Cresap Ord II (1858-1923) of his ideas to improve typewriters.

Box: 6 Fold: 9 E.O.C. Ord II - Patents
undated

DESCRIPTION: 1 Typed Manuscript by Edward Otho Cresap Ord II (1858-1923) recording his ideas for improvements to dishwashers.

Box: 6 Fold: 10 E.O.C. Ord II - Printed Material
1879

DESCRIPTION: 1 Printed Pamphlet: Swisher, Bella French. "The American Sketch Book: An Historical and Home Monthly. Texas Pioneer Magazine. Vol. 5. No. 4." Austin, TX: Sketch Book Publishing House, 1879. Signed by Edward Otho Cresap Ord II.

Box: 6 Fold: 11 E.O.C. Ord II - Printed Material
1913

DESCRIPTION: 1 Printed Map: U.S. Geological Survey. "California. Placerville Sheet." Edition of 1893, reprinted 1913.

Box: 6 Fold: 12 E.O.C. Ord II - Printed Material
1858 - 1923

DESCRIPTION: Printed materials, including brochures, circulars, and other items documenting Edward Otho Cresap Ord II's clubs and affiliations. Includes materials on Society of the Army of Santiago de Cuba, Army and Navy Club of San Francisco, Union League Club, etc. Dated 1912.

Box: 6 Fold: 13 E.O.C. Ord II - Printed Material
undated

DESCRIPTION: 1 Printed Item: "'The Wood Eternal'" Cypress for Bungalows (Of Course): Cypress Pocket Library. Vol. 18. Containing Complimentary Plans and Working Drawings - All a Good Carpenter Needs - for Cypress Bungalow No. 'A.'" Found among the papers of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II (1858-1923).

Box: 6 Fold: 14 E.O.C. Ord II - Printed Material
1920

DESCRIPTION: 1 Printed Map: U.S. Department of Agriculture. Forest Service. Henry S. Graves, Forester. "Lassen National Forest. California. Mount Diablo Meridian." 1920.

Box: 6 Fold: 15 E.O.C. Ord II - Printed Material
1891

DESCRIPTION: 1 Printed Map dated 1891 of west coast of Mexico. Found among papers of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II.

Box: 6 Fold: 16 E.O.C. Ord II - Printed Material
1921

DESCRIPTION: 1 Printed Map: U.S. Geological Survey. "California (Monterey County) Jamesburg Quadrangle." 1921.

Box: 6 Fold: 17 E.O.C. Ord II - Printed Material
6/1/1903

DESCRIPTION: 1 Printed Pamphlet: Charles B. Hall, 30th Infantry Commanding. "Roster of Troops Serving in the Post of Manila. June 1st 1903."

Box: 6 Fold: 18 E.O.C. Ord II - Printed Material
1900?

DESCRIPTION: Printed Map of Philippines. Circa 1900. Bears signature of Edward Otho Cresap Ord II.

Box: 6 Fold: 19 E.O.C. Ord II - Printed Material
1903

DESCRIPTION: 1 Printed Pamphlet: Chas H. Burritt, Chief of the Mining Bureau. "The Mining Bureau. Bulletin No. 2. Complete List of Spanish Mining Claims Recorded in the Mining Bureau. Compiled from the Records and Archives." Manila: Bureau of Public Printing, 1903.

Box: 6 Fold: 20 E.O.C. Ord II - Printed Material
2/16/1899

DESCRIPTION: 1 Printed Pamphlet: "Speech of the Honorable Josiah Quincy, Mayor of Boston, Mass., at a Dinner tendered to President McKinley, at Boston, on February 16th, 1899."

Box: 7 Fold: 1 Cresap, Bernarr
1934

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence and Typed Transcripts of Bernarr Cresap. Dated 1934. Includes biographical information about Edward Otho Cresap Ord I extracted from the "Ord Quiz, Ord, Nebraska -- October 17, 1918" and "Reconstruction in Mississippi (1901)." Includes biographical information on James Ord extracted from "Nebraska State Journal." Correspondents include Ellen F. Ord and Frank Tallmadge.

Box: 7 Fold: 2 Cresap, Bernarr
1935 - 1939

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1935-1939 of Bernarr Cresap of the Cresap Society, concerning family history. Correspondents include Ellen Frances Ord.

Box: 7 Fold: 3 Cresap, Bernarr
1940 - 1954

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1940-1954 of Bernarr Cresap of the Cresap Society, concerning family history. Correspondents include Ellen Frances Ord and J. Ord Cresap.

Box: 7 Fold: 4 "Cresap Society Bulletin"
1935 - 1936

DESCRIPTION: Printed Periodicals: "Cresap Society Bulletin: A National Organization of the Descendants of Colonel Thomas Cresap, the Western Maryland Pathfinder, Pioneer, Patriot." Nos. 1 (October 1935), 4 (January 1936) through 12 (September 1936), No. 14 (November 1936), and No. 15 (December 1936). No. 8 features a biographical sketch of Edward Otho Cresap Ord I.

Box: 7 Fold: 5 "Cresap Society Bulletin"
1937

DESCRIPTION: Printed Periodical: "Cresap Society Bulletin." Vol. 2 Nos. 1-12. Complete Set of issues published in 1937.

Box: 7 Fold: 6 "Cresap Society Bulletin"
1938

DESCRIPTION: Printed Periodicals: "Cresap Society Bulletin." Vol 3. Nos. 1-12. 1938. Complete Set of issues published in 1938.

Box: 7 Fold: 7 "Cresap Society Bulletin"
1939

DESCRIPTION: Printed Periodicals: "Cresap Society Bulletin." Vol. 4 Nos. 2-8, 10-11. 1939.

Box: 7 Fold: 8 "Cresap Society Bulletin"
1940

DESCRIPTION: Printed Periodicals: "Cresap Society Bulletin." Vol. 5. Nos. 1, 2-12. 1940.

Box: 7 Fold: 9 "Cresap Society Bulletin"
1941

DESCRIPTION: Printed Periodicals: "Cresap Society Bulletin." Vol. 6 No. 2-12. 1941.

Box: 7 Fold: 10 "Cresap Society Bulletin"
1942

DESCRIPTION: Printed Periodicals: "Cresap Society Bulletin." Vol. 7 Nos. 1-12. 1942.

Box: 7 Fold: 11 "Cresap Society Bulletin"
1943

DESCRIPTION: Printed Periodicals: "Cresap Society Bulletin." Vol. 8 Nos. 1-2, 4-5, 7-12. 1943.

Box: 7 Fold: 12 "Cresap Society Bulletin"
1944

DESCRIPTION: Printed Periodicals: "Cresap Society Bulletin." Vol. 9 Nos. 2-8, 11-12. 1944.

Box: 7 Fold: 13 "Cresap Society Bulletin"
1948

DESCRIPTION: Printed Periodicals: "Cresap Society Bulletin." Vol. 13 Nos. 7-9. 1948.

Box: 7 Fold: 14 "Cresap Society Bulletin"
1949

DESCRIPTION: Printed Periodicals: "Cresap Society Bulletin." Vol. 14 Nos. 1-3, 8-9, 11-12. 1949.

Box: 7 Fold: 15 "Cresap Society Bulletin"
1950 - 1956

DESCRIPTION: Printed Periodicals: "Cresap Society Bulletin." Vol. 15 (1950) Nos. 1-7, 10 ; Vol. 16 (1951) Nos. 10-12; Vol. 17 (1952) Nos. 1-4, 6-7, 12; Vol. 21 (1956) No. 7.

Box: 7 Fold: 16 Cresap Society
1934? - 1956?

DESCRIPTION: Printed Materials regarding the Cresap Society. Of note ... Brochure: "Some Reasons Why You Should Visit Cumberland, MD. The Queen City of the Alleghenies. Cresap Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution;" Brochure: "George Mason and Gunston Hall;" Printed Image: "Last Home & Fort of Colonel Cresap at Oldtown, Maryland, 1750-90;" Published Photograph of marker honoring Thomas Cresap in Cumberland [Maryland]; and Printed Prospectus: "The History of the Cresaps. Compiled by Joseph Ord Cresap and Bernarr Cresap. Published by The Cresap Society, McComb, Mississippi."

Box: 7 Fold: 17 Fernandez, Marie L.
1911?

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1911? of Marie L. Fernandez, regarding family matters. Of note: 3 Autograph Letters Signed from Fernandez to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II; addressed to "Uncle Ed."

Box: 7 Fold: 18 George IV & Mrs. Fitzherbert
4/4/1892 - 7/11/1947

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 4/4/1892 from William H. Weldon, Windsor Herald, Registrar, to J. H. H. Peshine, U.S. Army, regarding a coat of arms. 1 brief Autograph Letter Signed dated 3/10/1897 from Charles H. Atchill, Richmond Herald, regarding a coat of arms. 1 set of Autograph Manuscript Notes: "Papers and Books which make statements concerning George IV and Mrs. Fitzherbert." 1 Postcard dated 6/20/1932 to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II regarding an engraving of Langton Hall, the ancestral home of the Ord family. 1 Typed Letter Signed dated 10/20/1943 from Eric A. Falconer, Attorney, to Ellen Frances Ord, inviting her to attend a meeting of the California Historical Society. 1 Typed Letter Signed dated 7/11/1947 from Father Kemper to E.O. Surratt, regarding the genealogy in relation to King George IV.

Box: 7 Fold: 19 George IV & Mrs. Fitzherbert
1917?

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence, handwritten notes, typed manuscripts, and newspaper clippings concerning the theory that James Ord may have been the son of King George IV and Maria Fitzherbert.

Box: 7 Fold: 20 George IV & Mrs. Fitzherbert
1926

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence, handwritten notes, typed manuscripts, and newspaper articles concerning the theory that James Ord may have been the son of King George IV and Maria Fitzherbert. One of the documents is dated 1926.

Box: 7 Fold: 21 Hillcoat, Mary Ord
10/22/1894 - 12/31/1896

DESCRIPTION: 4 Autograph Letters Signed dated 1894-1896 from Mollie Ord Hillcoat to Edward Otho Cresap Ord II, regarding family news.

Box: 7 Fold: 22 Holladay, Caroline H. & Holladay, E. Burke
1907 - 1942

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1907-1942 of Caroline H. Holladay and E. Burke Holladay, regarding family matters. Other correspondents include Ellen F. Ord.

Box: 7 Fold: 23 Holladay, Collis H.
12/15/1953

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 12/15/1953 from Collis H. Holladay, concerning family matters.

Box: 7 Fold: 24 Holladay, Georgiana Ord & Holladay, S.W.
1859 - 1894

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1859-1894 of Georgiana Ord Holladay and S.W. Holladay, regarding family concerns.

Box: 7 Fold: 25 King, Charlotte Ellen Ryan
1945 - 1953

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence dated 1945-1947 of Charlotte Ellen Ryan King, regarding family matters.

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